09/07/08 – Geocaching In The News • Sep 07, 2008
Several GeoCachers were in the news again this week. John Jurasek, Larry von Kleeck, Mark Kusick and Christine Toth attended a Geocaching event at Tallman Mountain State Park, New York, as well as first-time cacher Laura Nugent. Read about the event here.
Remember when we did a post a few months back about the missing Travel Bugs? Well, we guess that the same holds true for GeoCoins too. Click here for a recent survey of missing coins on the GC forums.
Here’s something that sounds like a lot of fun, and for a good cause too! The Technology Access Foundation (TAF), in an effort to raise funds to support TAF Programs, are putting on the TAF Annual Geocache Cup. For more information click here.
Will GPS and online directions make paper maps obsolete? A good question! Check out this article by Toledo Blade writer, Kirk Baird here, the answer may surprise you.
And that’s the way we saw this week in Geocaching! Seriously, these were a few interesting Geocaching related news articles that we came across this week that we wanted to share.
Keep on cachin’!